Posted by **K** on Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 1:36am.

A full container holds 5/8 of a gallon of liquid. If the container is 4/5 full, how much liquid is in the container? I need answer to problem and how you solved it using words for the explanation.

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**john**, Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 3:23am
25/32 u need to solve the equation 5/8 / 4/5

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**PsyDAG**, Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 9:49am
To find 5/8 of 4/5, you multiply the two.

4/5 * 5/8 = 20/40 = 1/2

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